Noor

Noor - A very unique female name



  Nov 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Noor, meaning light, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1983 on position #3533. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Noor and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Noor? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Noor. The baby girl name Noor was given to 174 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1100 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 8,122 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Noor peaked in popularity 16 years ago in 2001 on position 995.



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Noor is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Noor is currently topping the baby name charts in Michigan at position #400 - and is the least popular in Ohio at position #1,357.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Noor is where you live.


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Noor origin and meaning

Noor is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means light. To see famous people named Noor, pop culture references for the name Noor and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Noor

We've found the following names that sound similar to Noor, sorted by popularity.

Nora / Norah / Nariah / Nour / Nyree / Nariyah / Neriah / Niara / Nira / Nuria /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121100
20111023
20101071
20091150
20081082
20071162
20061064
20051113
20041097
20031037
20021001
2001995
20001016
19991047
19981353
19971446
19961202
19951424
19941530
19931519
19921683
19911576
19902118
19892083
19882180
19873134
19863057
19852583
19842668
19833533

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Michigan400
Virginia464
New Jersey494
New York618
Maryland681
Illinois807
California1088
Texas1148
Florida1184
Ohio1357

Even more about Noor


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Noor a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Noor?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2001
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Noor
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 8,122
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1983
2012 births +174

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